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Apply to be a Specialist

Fall 2024 Specialist Applications are due at midnight Central Time on Sunday, June 30th, 2024

Learn more about the Specialist Program

Please note: this is a lengthy application with some questions that will only appear after you have selected which Specialist Program you’re applying for. There is a Save & Continue button at the bottom should you need it.

Equal Opportunity 

Our goal is to provide an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and Optimists. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.